Fruit Basket Tulips

© Candice C. Calhoun

Fruit Basket Tulips

Shelly A. Van Camp Student 10/7/2009 6:23:20 PM

Beautiful tulips, colors and love the BG! Well done!! #1189377

Janet Daniel 10/7/2009 6:26:02 PM

Oh so gorgeous, Candice!
Love the color, detail, lighting, & b/g! #8017472

Eugenio Diaz 10/7/2009 9:02:34 PM

Wonderful shot! this is extremely Good:)
really elegant shot, well presented, composed and Wonderful effects!
Love it Candice!!!!
An instant Fav!!!!!
WTG! #8017768

Stefania Barbier 10/8/2009 12:27:16 AM

gorgeous capture, colors, and textures! #8018034

Tammy Scott 10/8/2009 3:41:00 AM

What a beautiful still life! Great framing! #8018416

Candice C. Calhoun 10/8/2009 4:51:40 AM

Thanks Shelly, Janet, Eugenio, Stefania and Tammy for your wonderful comments! Have a GREAT day!

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Tiia Vissak 10/8/2009 5:13:26 AM

a wonderful image! #8018709

Amy M. Wilson 10/8/2009 5:29:31 AM

Beautiful tulips, colors, and treatment... nicely done, Candice! #8018769

Candice C. Calhoun 10/8/2009 6:22:41 AM

Thanks much, Tiia and Amy! Have a wonderful day!

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Val Feldman 10/8/2009 7:10:57 AM

"Juicy" color, indeed! Gorgeous, rich color and beautiful detail and superb treatment, Candice...this makes me want to go out and buy a bunch of tulips and sit back and enjoy the sight! Maybe just better to make this a fav and do the same thing! :) #8019042

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 10/8/2009 7:43:37 AM

Gorgeous colors, lighting and treatment, Candice! #8019148

Melissa Gurdus 10/8/2009 8:13:22 AM

Stunning bouquet taken with dazzling color and wonderful effects, Candice!! #8019264

Ellen Hodges 10/8/2009 9:42:25 AM

So gorgeous, Candice! Awesome color, comp and textures!! #8019562

Gina Cormier 10/8/2009 10:18:09 AM

YOWZIA!!!!!! Whew!!! That is one outstanding image Candice. WOW...I love it. Love the colors and effects!!!! #8019617

Candice C. Calhoun 10/8/2009 10:41:30 AM

Thanks Valarie, Kelly, Melissa, Ellen and Gina for your lovely comments! Have a fantastic day!

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Mike Clime 10/8/2009 12:18:24 PM

Beautiful! Love the lighting and the background! #8019831

Bobby Ray Goodman 10/8/2009 12:32:15 PM

Hi Candice,Beautiful tulips.The only time I get to see them is in the store.Not to many people grow them out here.Wonderful image my friend!!!!! #8019852

Sheila D. Robertson 10/8/2009 1:10:26 PM

Absolutely elegant! #8019911

Anita N. Hogue 10/8/2009 4:41:42 PM

WOWSA, I love this too Candice! #8020225

Candice C. Calhoun 10/8/2009 4:49:00 PM

Thanks Mike, Bobby, Sheila and Anita for your wonderful comments! Have a GREAT evening!

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Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/8/2009 5:37:38 PM

Beautiful work with wonderful effects, ccc!!! :-) k #8020325

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 10/8/2009 11:59:12 PM

I need this one in my favs, ccc. It's just too beautiful to miss. I LOVE it!!! #8020762

Candice C. Calhoun 10/9/2009 4:54:37 AM

Thanks much, Kitty and Kiki! Have a fantastic friday and a great weekend!

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Leslie McLain 10/10/2009 5:28:29 AM

Stunning colors, imaage, and background, Candice. #8024122

Candice C. Calhoun 10/10/2009 3:36:17 PM

Thanks SO much, Leslie, for your wonderful comment! Have a terrific evening!

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Teresa A. Burnett 10/10/2009 8:20:30 PM

Gorgeous, Candice!! Beautiful tulips, and I love the bg tone and texture! #8025897

Candice C. Calhoun 10/12/2009 4:32:58 AM

You are so kind, Teresa...thanks for your wonderful comment! Have a fantastic day!

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Gina Cormier 11/23/2009 7:44:49 AM

CONGRATS CANDICE ON YET ANOTHER BEAUTY!! #8155624

Tiia Vissak 11/23/2009 9:14:06 AM

Congratulations! #8156281

Shawn Jennings 11/23/2009 9:18:32 AM

Fantastic work, Candice! Congratulations on your finalist! #8156311

Courtenay Vanderbilt 11/23/2009 11:52:57 AM

Beautiful, Candice! Love the BG! CONGRATULATIONS! #8157238

Stefania Barbier 11/23/2009 12:01:00 PM

you're on a roll girl... congratulations!!!! #8157293

Candice C. Calhoun 11/23/2009 2:13:10 PM

Thanks so much, my friends! Congratulations to all the finalists and everyone who posted work in October!

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Renee Doyle 11/23/2009 2:27:39 PM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist ccc!! #8158118

Ken Smith 11/23/2009 4:38:17 PM

Excellent, Candice. Congrats to you!! #8159136

Nancyj Hovey 11/23/2009 4:41:24 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8159157

Sam Britt 11/23/2009 6:23:14 PM

Another beautiful finalist, Candice! #8159956

Leslie McLain 11/23/2009 7:31:04 PM

Congrats on a wonderful finalist, Candice. #8160531

Usman M. Bajwa 11/23/2009 10:21:41 PM

CONGRATZ on another stunning floral Finalist, CC.

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frank w. degenhardt 11/24/2009 1:40:43 AM

Impressive talent on display. Beautiful. Congratulations my friend on the Finalist. What an amazing month your having. So well deserved. #8161499

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 11/24/2009 5:11:49 AM

WTG!!!!!!!!!! Huge congrats, ccc!!! #8162171

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 11/24/2009 9:15:36 AM

I like the effects on this image--the warm, muted colors. Very well done. #8163173

Patrick Rouzes 11/24/2009 4:23:41 PM

CONGRATULATIONS once again, Candice! WTG! #8164293

Ken Smith 11/25/2009 8:15:57 AM

Way to go, Candice! Excellent!! #8166823

Renata Gusciora 11/25/2009 8:17:25 AM

Huge congratulations on your First Place Winner,Candice!!!:-) #8166829

Jessica Jenney 11/25/2009 8:25:24 AM

Congratulations, Candice on your fabulous First Place Win!!! #8166868

Liz Bullock 11/25/2009 8:39:54 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful First Place Win! #8166958

Nikki McDonald 11/25/2009 8:44:00 AM

So pleased for you, Candice -- wonderful tones and effects. Congratulations on the first place win! #8166983

Amy Jackson 11/25/2009 8:50:23 AM

Congratulations, Candice!! :) #8167021

Agnes Fegan 11/25/2009 8:58:17 AM

Congratulations Candice on your beautiful, "juicy", win! #8167050

Tiia Vissak 11/25/2009 9:04:28 AM

Congratulations! #8167100

Bojan Bencic 11/25/2009 9:12:35 AM

Congratulations, Candice! #8167169

Leslie McLain 11/25/2009 9:14:33 AM

Congrats on your beautiful winner, Candice. #8167181

Kaye Burazin 11/25/2009 9:31:38 AM

Yipppeee Candice. A heartfelt congrats. And thanks for your help with my question. Happy Thanksgiving to you my friend. #8167277

Stefania Barbier 11/25/2009 9:40:28 AM

spectacular first prize Candice, huge congrats!!!! #8167325

Sharon Day 11/25/2009 9:47:22 AM

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Alan L. Borror 11/25/2009 10:08:29 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful first place winner, Candice! #8167416

Margaret R. Barry 11/25/2009 10:10:26 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful First Place, Candice!!! #8167425

Amy M. Wilson 11/25/2009 10:22:49 AM

HUGE congratulations on your beautiful First Place win, Candice!!! WTG #8167474

Mike Clime 11/25/2009 10:32:45 AM

WOOOHOOOO! Way to go Candice! #8167505

Carla Metzler 11/25/2009 10:41:30 AM

Congratulations, Candice! #8167538

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 11/25/2009 10:55:06 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous first place win, Candice!!! :) #8167584

David Phalen 11/25/2009 10:55:32 AM

AWESOME!! Huge Congratulations on a terrific First Place Winner!! #8167586

Joannie M. Bertucci 11/25/2009 11:06:24 AM

Outstanding work Candice on a fabulous First Prize winner! #8167617

Daniella Puente 11/25/2009 11:35:28 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Candice :)))) #8167667

Claudia Kuhn 11/25/2009 12:04:24 PM

So beautiful, congratulations on your winner Candice! #8167721

Linda D. Lester 11/25/2009 12:17:46 PM

Congratulations on this awesome win!!! #8167747

Gina Cormier 11/25/2009 12:55:26 PM

WOW Candice!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
WTG!!! Congratulations!!!!!!! #8167801

Michael M. Petrizzo 11/25/2009 1:12:28 PM

Beautiful Candace. Congrats. #8167865

Sam Britt 11/25/2009 1:53:32 PM

Big congratulations on this first place winner, Candice! #8167992

Nancyj Hovey 11/25/2009 1:54:47 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving GOLD 1st Place WINNER! 8o) #8167995

Nancyj Hovey 11/25/2009 2:34:00 PM

Congratulations on your 1st place finish. Very Well Deserved. What an Awesome Photo. #8168108

Nancyj Hovey 11/25/2009 2:34:00 PM

Congratulations on your 1st place finish. Very Well Deserved. What an Awesome Photo. #8168109

Nancyj Hovey 11/25/2009 2:34:01 PM

Congratulations on your 1st place finish. Very Well Deserved. What an Awesome Photo. #8168110

Judy A. Lawhon 11/25/2009 3:19:32 PM

Congratulations, Candice....this is beautiful!! #8168229

anonymous 11/25/2009 3:24:50 PM

Congratulations Candice on your Beautiful FP win! #8168256

Valentin M. Armianu 11/25/2009 3:32:50 PM

Congratulations Candice!! Excellent photo!! #8168296

Renee Doyle 11/25/2009 4:05:01 PM

Totally beautiful!!! Big congratulations ccc on this wonderful First Place Win!! #8168396

Theresa Marie Jones 11/25/2009 4:19:26 PM

BRAVO! GREAT JOB! #8168446

Lindley Johnson 11/25/2009 4:40:44 PM

Love the color, composition, and effects! Congratulations on your terrific First Place Win, Candice! #8168509

Patrick Rouzes 11/25/2009 5:15:03 PM

Candice, HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your incredible Gold Medal Win ! WTG! #8168590

Nina Shields 11/25/2009 6:17:34 PM

Now I understand why the value of gold has increased!! Beautiful subject, presented in a truly artistic fashion; your talent is showing!!!!! #8168753

Mary K. Robison 11/25/2009 6:18:55 PM

Gorgeous floral image, Candice!
Congratulations on your well-earned First Place Win! #8168757

Lorna Shutter 11/25/2009 7:23:15 PM

Awesome treatment on these beautiful flowers! CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place Win, Candice!!!!! :)
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Usman M. Bajwa 11/25/2009 7:32:09 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Candice on your superb First Place Win!!

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Tommy E. Burgess 11/26/2009 12:24:29 AM

Hige congratulations on your gorgeous and well deserved 1st place winner Candice!!! WTG my friend!! #8169437

Barbara Waldoch 11/26/2009 2:28:53 AM

Huge congratulations, Candice! #8169655

Candice C. Calhoun 11/26/2009 5:08:21 AM

A bounty of thanks on this Thanksgiving Day to all of you for your extremely kind comments! Part of this designation belongs to my mentor, Amy Wilson, whose generosity and kindness enabled me to create this photo!

Happy Thanksgiving from Rigby and me to you and your family!

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frank w. degenhardt 11/26/2009 5:49:13 AM

I am so happy for you and knew the talent you have for bringing us such beautiful images was going to get you to the Winners Circle. Your gallary is always such a thrill to see, I am always in awe of the work that you do.
Congratulations my friend on this beautiful First Place Win.
Happy Thanksgiving my friend. #8170033

Mitch Spence 11/26/2009 6:26:14 AM

Congratulations to you, Candice! #8170105

Stephen Zacker 11/26/2009 6:53:55 AM

Congratulations Candice #8170188

Jeana Clark 11/26/2009 7:39:50 AM


Congratulations CCC on this
Awesomely Beautiful WINNER!!!
WTG!!!!!

~J~ #8170300

Ujjwal Mukherjee 11/26/2009 8:17:16 AM

HUGE Congratulations on this wonderful Winner,Candice!!!! #8170398

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 11/26/2009 2:08:39 PM

Gorgeous Candice, a huge congratulations on your FIRST place win! #8170879

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/26/2009 4:57:51 PM

WTG on this fantastic winner, ccc!!! :-) k #8171091

Gord MacEachern 11/26/2009 6:29:45 PM

CANDICE, how nice is this, WTG !!!
So very well deserved!!! #8171198

Anita N. Hogue 11/26/2009 6:36:57 PM

Oh, Candice, this is a gorgeous image!

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! #8171212

Kerry Hill 11/26/2009 7:44:29 PM

Huge Congratulations Candice, awesome work!! #8171283

Cindy Bendush 11/26/2009 11:24:37 PM

Big congratulations on this beautiful winner Candice! #8171542

Courtenay Vanderbilt 11/27/2009 4:30:15 AM

Big Congrats, Candice! Hope you had a Happy Thanksgiving! #8172059

Pat and Graham Robards 11/27/2009 5:25:20 AM

Huge congratulations ccc!!! Well done, I love it! ~Pat #8172161

Dominick M. Dimacale 11/27/2009 5:44:38 AM

Congratulations Candice on this Lovely Win!!!

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Arlene Krassner 11/27/2009 4:43:40 PM

Congratulations Candice! #8173494

Phyllis Burchett 11/27/2009 5:45:26 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner! #8173644

Janice Mezzacappa 11/27/2009 7:09:19 PM

Huge Congrats Candice on this gorgeous winner!! #8173783

a2o aini 11/28/2009 2:27:32 PM

Congratulations CCC on your Win!!! love it! #8175765

Candice C. Calhoun 11/29/2009 6:27:53 AM

Your messages gave me a BIG smile, my friends....thanks so much for taking the time to stop by and celebrate with me! I appreciate both your comments and your friendship!

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Allen O. Howard 12/3/2009 6:04:19 PM

Masterful! Congratulations, Candice. Truly deserved! #8189256

Dianna Murphy 12/4/2009 6:24:47 PM

wow, beautiful work! Congratulations on your very fine winning image. #8191786

Candice C. Calhoun 12/10/2009 5:14:11 AM

Thanks Allen and Dianna...you are so kind to leave these fantastic messages! I sure appreciate them, and YOU!

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Lauren P. Krajenta 12/17/2009 10:20:36 AM

Congratulations on your win Candice! The tones, colors are beautiful. I like the minimalistic design of your shot works extemely well in this photograph! Just beautiful! #8226804

Bobby Ray Goodman 12/19/2011 8:36:17 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful win,my friend.Sorry I missed this one!!!! #9877554

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Fresh juicy colors highlight these remarkable tulips...

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Uploaded on 10/7/2009 4:56:48 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


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